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Everything you need to know before departing from or arriving to New Delhi Airport

Services at New Delhi Airport

Krystof Hajek updated 1. 10. 2023

Find out what services and facilities are available at Delhi Airport. Where is the best place to eat and where to shop?

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Internet and wi-fi

Wi-fi is available free of charge, however, to access it you need to register with a phone number that will receive a password via text message.

If you do not receive the sms, contact the information kiosk where you will be provided with the password.

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Luggage storage

Luggage lockers can be found in the public area of Terminal 3. The room is marked as "Cloak Room".

You need to present your passport and your ticket or boarding pass for storage.

The price for 24-hour locker is from 300 inr to 600 inr. Detailed information can be found on the website: newdelhiairport.in/airport-guides/cloakroom.

The baggage room is not available at Terminals 1 and 2.

Shops and supermarkets

All terminals are fairly well equipped with various types of shops. Terminal 1 has the least facilities.

WHSmith mini-markets are located in several locations in Terminals 2 and 3 and their opening hours correspond to flight operations.

There are also several pharmacies in the public and transit areas of all terminals.

Other shops are available especially after security check. At all terminals, you can always buy from the large duty free shops immediately after passport or security control. Some of the well-known brands include:

  • Marks & Spencer - Terminal 3, domestic section, transit area
  • Samsonite - Terminal 3, domestic section, transit area
  • Hamleys - Terminal 3, domestic, transit and public (arrivals) and Terminal 2, transit
  • Victoria's Secret - Terminal 3, international section, transit area
  • Skechers - Terminal 2, domestic section, transit area
  • Hugo Boss - Terminal 3, international section, transit area

A list of all shops can be found on the airport website: newdelhiairport.in/shop

Restaurants

There are plenty of dining options in all terminals, both in the public area and after security.

Which restaurants are open 24/7?

  • McDonald's: fast food - Terminal 3, international departures, transit area
  • Costa Coffee: café - Terminal 3, public area
  • Costa Coffee: café - Terminal 1, public area
  • Tiffin Express: local fast food - Terminal 2, public area
  • Tiffin Express: local fast food - Terminal 3, international departures, transit area
  • Subway: fast food - Terminal 2, public area
  • Subway: fast food - Terminal 3, public area - arrivals
  • Curry Kitchen: Indian cuisine - Terminal 3, public area - arrivals
  • Noodle: dining room, Asian cuisine - Terminal 2, transit area
  • Fresh & Healthy: dining room, Indian cuisine - Terminal 2, transit area
  • Caffé Tonnio: café - Terminal 3, domestic departures, transit area
  • The Irish House: pub - Terminal 3, international departures, transit zone
  • Ultra Bar: bar - Terminal 3, international departures, transit zone
  • Street Foods: cafeteria - Terminal 1, transit zone
  • Vaango: Indian restaurant - Terminal 1, transit zone

A list of all restaurants can be found on the airport website: newdelhiairport.in/eat-dine.

ATMs and currency exchange offices

A large number of ATMs of all major Indian banks are located in all terminals in the arrival and departure areas.

Currency exchange offices at the airport are also operated by banks. Exchange rates are therefore regulated by the central bank and you will not encounter extremely unfavourable exchange rates at Delhi Airport.

Showers

Free public showers are not available at Delhi Airport. You can only use the showers in the premium lounges or in many hotels in or around the airport.

Drinking water

Cold drinking water fountains are available at most toilets, from which you can fill your own bottle free of charge.

Smoking rooms

Ventilated smoking rooms are located in all terminals after security checks.

Vending machines

Vending machines selling drinks, sweets or small snacks are scattered throughout all terminals.

Krystof Hajek

Krystof is the editor-in-chief of Cestee. He is also an avid traveller with 574 flights and 73 countries visited.

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